"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.